Best Adventure Movies of 1987


The Princess Bride

8.0/10 IMDB

In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death can't stop these true lovebirds from triumphing.

Starring: Cary Elwes, Robin Wright, Mandy Patinkin, André Roussimoff, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, Peter Falk, Billy Crystal, Fred Savage ..
Directed by: Rob Reiner
Release date: 1987-09-25


7.8/10 IMDB

A team of elite commandos on a secret mission in a Central American jungle come to find themselves hunted by an extraterrestrial warrior.

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Elpidia Carrillo, Bill Duke, Richard Chaves, Jesse Ventura, Sonny Landham, Shane Black, R. G. Armstrong, Kevin Peter Hall ..
Directed by: John McTiernan
Release date: 1987-06-12

Lethal Weapon

7.6/10 IMDB

Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes unnecessary risks with criminals at every turn. The odd couple embark on their first homicide investigation as partners, involving a young woman known to Murtaugh with ties to a drug and prostitution ring.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan, Tom Atkins, Darlene Love, Traci Wolfe, Jackie Swanson, Damon Hines, Ebonie Smith ..
Directed by: Richard Donner
Release date: 1987-03-06

The Living Daylights

6.7/10 IMDB

After a defecting Russian general reveals a plot to assassinate foreign spies, James Bond is assigned a secret mission to dispatch the new head of the KGB to prevent an escalation of tensions between the Soviet Union and the West.

Starring: Timothy Dalton, Maryam d'Abo, Jeroen Krabbé, Joe Don Baker, John Rhys-Davies, Art Malik, Andreas Wisniewski, Thomas Wheatley, Desmond Llewelyn, Robert Brown ..
Directed by: John Glen
Release date: 1987-06-29

The Brave Little Toaster

7.3/10 IMDB

A group of dated appliances, finding themselves stranded in a summer home that their family had just sold, decide to seek their young 8 year old "master".

Starring: Jon Lovitz, Timothy Stack, Phil Hartman, Deanna Oliver, Timothy E. Day, Thurl Ravenscroft, Joe Ranft, Judy Toll, Wayne Kaatz, Colette Savage ..
Directed by: Jerry Rees
Release date: 1987-07-09

The Principal

6.3/10 IMDB

Burglary. Drugs. Assault. Rape. The students at Brandel High are more than new Principal Rick Latimer bargained for. Gangs fight to control the school using knives - even guns - when they have to. When Latimer and the head of security try to clean up the school and stop the narcotics trade, they run up against a teenage mafia. A violent confrontation on the campus leads to a deadly showdown with the drug dealer's gang, and one last chance for Latimer to save his career... and his life.

Starring: Jim Belushi, Louis Gossett Jr., Rae Dawn Chong, Sean Michael Allen, Kelly Jo Minter, J.J. Cohen, Michael Wright, Reggie Johnson, Esai Morales, Troy Winbush ..
Directed by: Christopher Cain
Release date: 1987-09-18

Scooby-Doo! Meets the Boo Brothers

6.9/10 IMDB

When Shaggy inherits an old Southern estate from an uncle, he and his sleuthing hounds take a road trip. But they don't even make it to the mansion before the haunting starts. Amid headless horsemen, walking skeletons, and a menacing butler, Scooby, Scrappy, and Shaggy get majorly spooked.

Starring: Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Sorrell Booke, Rob Paulsen, Ronnie Schell, Jerry Houser ..
Directed by: Paul Sommer, Carl Urbano
Release date: 1987-10-18

Cherry 2000

5.5/10 IMDB

When successful businessman Sam Treadwell finds that his android wife, Cherry model 2000 has blown a fuse, he hires sexy renegade tracker E. Johnson to find her exact duplicate. But as their journey to replace his perfect mate leads them into the treacherous and lawless region of 'The Zone', Treadwell learns the hard way that the perfect woman is made not of computer chips and diodes.

Starring: Melanie Griffith, David Andrews, Pamela Gidley, Ben Johnson, Marshall Bell, Harry Carey, Jr., Laurence Fishburne, Michael C. Gwynne, Brion James, Jeff Levine ..
Directed by: Steve De Jarnatt
Release date: 1987-11-10
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Benji the Hunted

Benji the Hunted

6.2/10 IMDB

Benji has become stranded on a remote island after a boating accident. He finds himself struggling to survive in the wilderness, avoiding close encounters with a wolf, a bear, and a territorial female cougar with her cub.

Starring: Red Steagall, Frank Inn, Nancy Francis, Benjean, Bart The Bear ..
Directed by: Joe Camp
Release date: 1987-06-05

Masters of the Universe

5.3/10 IMDB

The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner and he begins to drain her life-force as he waits for the moon of Eternia to align with the Great Eye of the Universe that will bestow god-like power upon him.

Starring: Dolph Lundgren, Frank Langella, Meg Foster, Billy Barty, Courteney Cox, Robert Duncan McNeill, Jon Cypher, Chelsea Field, James Tolkan, Christina Pickles ..
Directed by: Gary Goddard
Release date: 1987-08-07
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : The Sign of Four

The Sign of Four

7.9/10 IMDB

Mary Morstan has received a pearl in the post every year since her father's disappearance. This leads Holmes and Watson to the truth about a secret pact between four convicts during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.

Starring: Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Jenny Seagrove, Ronald Lacey, John Thaw, Emrys James, Alf Joint, Kiran Shah, Terence Skelton, Rosalie Williams ..
Directed by: Peter Hammond
Release date: 1987-03-07

The Chipmunk Adventure

7.1/10 IMDB

The Chipmunks and the Chipettes go head to head in a hot air balloon race, and the winner gets $10,000. Unbeknownst to the participants, the "race" is actually a diamond smuggling ring!

Starring: Ross Bagdasarian, Jr., Janice Karman, Dody Goodman, Susan Tyrrell, Anthony De Longis, Frank Welker, Nancy Cartwright, Philip L. Clarke, Ken Sansom, George Poulos ..
Directed by: Janice Karman
Release date: 1987-05-22

They Call Me Renegade

6.2/10 IMDB

While on his travel across the Southwestern United States, with his Jeep CJ Renegade and his chestnut colt named Joe Brown, Luke meets Matt, son of a friend of his, Moose, who is in jail. Moose asks Luke to take care of Matt, and to help him to take possession of a piece of land. So starts their travel, full of adventures...

Starring: Terence Hill, Robert Vaughn, Ross Hill, Norman Bowler, Donald Hodson, Beatrice Palme, Lisa Ann Rubin, Luisa Maneri, Valeria Sabel, Cole S. McKay ..
Directed by: Enzo Barboni
Release date: 1987-10-30
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : The Treasure of the Golden Suns

The Treasure of the Golden Suns

8.3/10 IMDB

When Donald Duck's nephews are sent to live with their Uncle Scrooge, they discover a model ship that contains a map to a treasure.

Starring: Alan Young, Tony Anselmo, Jim Cummings ..
Release date: 1987-09-18


4.6/10 IMDB

Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the rebels trying to overthrow his regime.

Starring: Warren Beatty, Dustin Hoffman, Isabelle Adjani, Charles Grodin, Jack Weston, Tess Harper, Carol Kane, Aharon Ipalé, Cristine Rose, Matt Frewer ..
Directed by: Elaine May
Release date: 1987-05-15

White Water Summer

6.2/10 IMDB

When the experienced guide Vic accompanies the city boy Alan and his three friends on their first wilderness experience, he not only hope to teach the four boys lessons about the wilderness, but about themselves. Vic pushes them to the limit. Soon after alienating the boys, Vic finds himself in desperate need of help and must rely on his students in order to survive.

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Sean Astin, Jonathan Ward, K.C. Martel, Matt Adler, Caroline McWilliams, Charles Siebert, Joseph Passerrelli ..
Directed by: Jeff Bleckner
Release date: 1987-07-10

Mio in the Land of Faraway

6.3/10 IMDB

They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real father is the king.

Starring: Nick Pickard, Christian Bale, Timothy Bottoms, Susannah York, Christopher Lee, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Gunilla Nyroos, Tomas Bolme, Lena Endre, Igor Yasulovich ..
Directed by: Vladimir Grammatikov
Release date: 1987-07-01

Superman IV: The Quest for Peace

3.7/10 IMDB

With global superpowers engaged in an increasingly hostile arms race, Superman leads a crusade to rid the world of nuclear weapons. But Lex Luthor, recently sprung from jail, is declaring war on the Man of Steel and his quest to save the planet. Using a strand of Superman's hair, Luthor synthesizes a powerful ally known as Nuclear Man and ignites an epic battle spanning Earth and space.

Starring: Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackman, Jackie Cooper, Marc McClure, Jon Cryer, Sam Wanamaker, Mariel Hemingway, Mark Pillow, Damian McLawhorn ..
Directed by: Sidney J. Furie
Release date: 1987-07-24
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : ThunderCats Ho! – The Movie

ThunderCats Ho! – The Movie

8.0/10 IMDB

Lion-O is haunted by nightmares of Thunderians being killed on Thundera while he fled to the safety of Third Earth with Jaga and the other ThunderCats. Jaga later tells Lion-O that three more Thunderians have, in fact, survived and are also living on Third Earth. The ThunderCats decide to search for the other Thunderians, but Mumm-Ra has plans as well and takes the new Thunderians as his prisoners to Fire Rock Mountain. Lion-O loses the Sword of Omens in an avalanche while Panthro battles the Fist-Pounder with the ThunderTank as the ThunderCats close in on rescuing the Thunderians from Fire Rock Mountain, but they'll need supernatural help if they are to pass through the Thundranium gasses to reach them...

Starring: Bob McFadden, Earl Hammond, Larry Kenney, Lynne Lipton, Earle Hyman, Peter Newman, Gerrianne Raphael ..
Directed by: Katsuhito Akiyama
Release date: 1987-11-16
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Running Out of Luck

Running Out of Luck

5.1/10 IMDB

A rock singer goes to Brazil to shoot a video, but winds up getting kidnapped and enduring a number of seemingly bizarre and hilarious events.

Starring: Mick Jagger, Rae Dawn Chong, Dennis Hopper, Jerry Hall, Norma Bengell, Grande Otelo, Jorge Coutinho, José Dumont, Carlos Kroeber, Geraldo Rosa ..
Directed by: Julien Temple
Release date: 1987-02-02

American Ninja 2: The Confrontation

4.9/10 IMDB

On a remote Caribbean island, Army Ranger Joe Armstrong saves an old friend from the clutches of "The Lion", an evil super-criminal who has kidnapped a local scientist and mass-produced an army of mutant Ninja warriors.

Starring: Michael Dudikoff, Steve James, Larry Poindexter, Gary Conway, Jeff Celentano, Michelle Botes, Mike Stone, Len Sparrowhawk, Jonathan Pienaar, Bill Curry ..
Directed by: Sam Firstenberg
Release date: 1987-05-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Hiding Out

Hiding Out

6.3/10 IMDB

A very successful stock broker is called to court to testify against a mob boss who was into some inside trading. Andrew Morenski must become Max Hauser and go back to high school for protection from the mob.

Starring: Jon Cryer, Keith Coogan, Annabeth Gish, Tim Quill, John Spencer, Joy Behar, Oliver Cotton, Gretchen Cryer, Anne Pitoniak, Jack Gilpin ..
Directed by: Bob Giraldi
Release date: 1987-11-06

Dark Age

6.1/10 IMDB

In the Australian outback, a park ranger and two local guides set out to track down a giant crocodile that has been killing and eating the local populace..

Starring: John Jarratt, Nikki Coghill, Max Phipps, Burnham Burnham, David Gulpilil, Ray Meagher, Jeff Ashby, Paul Bertram, Ron Blanchard, Gerry Duggan ..
Directed by: Arch Nicholson
Release date: 1987-05-21
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : The Misfit Brigade

The Misfit Brigade

5.7/10 IMDB

War story of the 27th Panzers, Hitler's heavy-duty combat regiment composed of prisoners.

Starring: Bruce Davison, David Patrick Kelly, D.W. Moffett, Jay O. Sanders, Keith Szarabajka, Oliver Reed, David Carradine, Branko Vidakovi?, Slavko Štimac, Boris Komneni? ..
Directed by: Gordon Hessler
Release date: 1987-07-02

Ultraman: The Adventure Begins

7.4/10 IMDB

The lives of three stunt pilots (Scott, Chuck, and Beth) are changed when they gain the ability to transform into three new Ultra-beings, and form the Ultra Force, to battle four giant Sorkin Monsters.

Starring: Adrienne Barbeau, Chad Everett, Michael Lembeck, Charlie Adler, Ronnie Schell, William Callaway, Stacy Keach, Sr., Lorna Patterson, Allan Lurie, Ed Gilbert ..
Directed by: Mitsuo Kusakabe, Ray Patterson
Release date: 1987-10-12


5.6/10 IMDB

Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. Along the way, they enlist the help of a young woman who runs a wrecking service.

Starring: Jon Cryer, Daniel Roebuck, Catherine Mary Stewart, Flea, Lee Ving, Billy Ray Sharkey, Glenn Withrow, Michael Melvin, Marc Rude, Ancel Cook ..
Directed by: Penelope Spheeris
Release date: 1987-08-01

The Barbarians

4.9/10 IMDB

Orphaned brothers Kutchek and Gore are adopted by a tribe led by Canary the owner of a powerful jewel. The evil Kadar wants both Canary and the jewel. Attacking the tribe he kidnaps Canary but the stone eludes him. The brothers are taken to be trained as gladiators and years later have grown to be VERY big. They escape and set off on a quest to find the jewel and rescue Canary.

Starring: Peter Paul, David Paul, Richard Lynch, Eva LaRue, Virginia Bryant, Sheeba Alahani, Michael Berryman, George Eastman, Franco Pistoni, Raffaella Baracchi ..
Directed by: Ruggero Deodato
Release date: 1987-03-01


5.6/10 IMDB

History professor Scott McKenzie makes an anachronistic discovery in a photograph from the Old West and he is soon joined by beautiful time-traveler Georgia in a time-skipping adventure to stop her colleague from the future from erasing her from existence.

Starring: William Devane, Lauren Hutton, John Ratzenberger, Forrest Tucker, Klaus Kinski, Tracey Walter, James Avery, R. D. Call, Danny Pintauro, Gail Youngs ..
Directed by: Michael Schultz
Release date: 1987-03-10

Steel Dawn

5.1/10 IMDB

In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Lisa Niemi, Anthony Zerbe, Christopher Neame, Brion James, Arnold Vosloo, John Fujioka, Marcel Van Heerden, James Whyle, Russel Savadier ..
Directed by: Lance Hool
Release date: 1987-11-06
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Yogi Bear and the Magical Flight of the Spruce Goose

Yogi Bear and the Magical Flight of the Spruce Goose

6.6/10 IMDB

Yogi and the gang mistakenly board the famous Howard Hughes' plane The Spruce Goose. They accidentally start the plane, so they decide to take it for a spin, helping animals and people along the way.

Starring: Daws Butler, Dave Coulier, Frank Welker, Paul Winchell ..
Release date: 1987-12-18

Deathstalker II

5.1/10 IMDB

Deathstalker helps Reena the Seer out of a few jams, and she solicits his help for a bigger task. She reveals that she is actually Princess Evie, but the evil sorcerer had her abducted and cloned in order to seize control of the kingdom. Together they travel to the evil sorcerer's stronghold to restore the princess to her rightful position, encountering challenges along the way both from the sorcerer's goons and the fierce Amazon women.

Starring: John Terlesky, Monique Gabrielle, John Lazar, Toni Naples, María Socas, Dee Booher, Jacques Arndt, Jim Wynorski, Marcos Woinsky ..
Directed by: Jim Wynorski
Release date: 1987-11-01

Fatal Beauty

5.3/10 IMDB

Detective Rita Rizzoli is accustomed to donning costumes and going undercover to nail crooks. But she'll be required to use all of her get-ups and more when a major cocaine ring is suspected of turning out a potent new strain of the drug, called "Fatal Beauty." With the help of her partner and a former bodyguard for a local cartel, Rita will do whatever it takes to find out who's dealing Fatal Beauty and stop them.

Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Sam Elliott, Rubén Blades, Harris Yulin, John P. Ryan, Jennifer Warren, Brad Dourif, Mike Jolly, Charles Hallahan, David Ryan Harris ..
Directed by: Tom Holland
Release date: 1987-10-30
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Winners Take All

Winners Take All

6.0/10 IMDB

Billy Robinson has become the hottest hot-rodder on the professional motorcycle-racing circuit. But when he returns in triumph to his hometown to bask in all the adulation, he also skids into some pretty rank jealousy from envious motorcycling wanna-bes. And when a local race is organized, Billy must shift gears completely and compete against his best friend, Rick, for the top prize.

Starring: Don Michael Paul, Kathleen York, Robert Krantz, Deborah Richter, Peter DeLuise, Courtney Gains, Paul Hampton, Gerardo Mejía, Tony Longo, Isabel Grandin ..
Directed by: Fritz Kiersch
Release date: 1987-02-27
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Yogi's Great Escape

Yogi's Great Escape

6.4/10 IMDB

One spring, Yogi Bear and Boo Boo Bear awake from hibernation to discover three orphaned bear cubs left at the front door of their cave. Despite their initial reservations, Yogi and Boo Boo take the bear cubs into their home and take care of them. Meanwhile, Jellystone Park has gone over budget and the park commissioner orders Ranger Smith to close it down. This means that Yogi, along with the other bears at the park, must be sent to a zoo. Because Yogi can't stand the thought of being cooped up in a zoo for the rest of his life, he hatches an elaborate escape plan. Salvaging car parts from a failed fishing expedition, he constructs a getaway "Supercar," complete with a picnic basket rumble seat for the three orphaned cubs. Together they make their escape from the park to find a new home.

Starring: Daws Butler, Don Messick, Susan Blu, William Callaway, Hamilton Camp, Dustin Diamond, Pat Fraley, Edan Gross, Tress MacNeille, Allan Melvin ..
Directed by: Ray Patterson, Paul Sommer, Bob Goe, Rudy Zamora
Release date: 1987-11-19

Santabear's High Flying Adventure

7.1/10 IMDB

Santabear's High Flying Adventure was a Christmas Special in 1987.

Starring: Kelly McGillis, John Malkovich, Bobby McFerrin, Glenne Headly, Dennis Hopper ..
Directed by: Michael Sporn, Robert Marianetti
Release date: 1987-12-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Barbie and the Sensations: Rockin' Back to Earth

Barbie and the Sensations: Rockin' Back to Earth

5.3/10 IMDB

After the first great concert for peace in space, Barbie and her band The Rockers are going to come back home. During the trip back to earth, on the space shuttle, they start to play a song ("Rockin Back"), few seconds later a "time warp" tunnel is forming in front of the Shuttle. Then they see there are a lot of clocks going backward inside the tunnel, at the end of that, the Shuttle lands on a strange airport. After the landing they meet Dr. Merrishaw (probably an astronomer engineer) and his daughter Kim, and learn they are in the year 1959, and then brings them around the city to have a look change. At the end, after a performance at Cape Canaveral, Dr. Merrishaw helps Barbie and the Rockers return to their time. Back in the present, they have a big concert, where Barbie is reunited with an adult Kim and introduced to her daughter Megan.

Starring: Sharon Lewis ..
Directed by: Bernard Deyriès
Release date: 1987-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night

Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night

6.3/10 IMDB

Pinocchio and his friends, a glow worm and a marionette, search for a magic music box, putting them in danger from the evil Scalawag and the Emperor of the Night.

Starring: Scott Grimes, Tom Bosley, Rickie Lee Jones, James Earl Jones, Liza Minnelli, Ed Asner, Linda Gary, Jonathan Harris, Don Knotts, Frank Welker ..
Directed by: Hal Sutherland
Release date: 1987-08-06

The Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission

5.2/10 IMDB

Learning of a Nazi plot to attack Washington, D.C. with a deadly nerve gas, Major Wright leads twelve convicts on a suicide mission deep into occupied France to destroy the secret factory where the poison is made.

Starring: Telly Savalas, Ernest Borgnine, Vince Edwards, Bo Svenson, Vincent Van Patten, James Van Patten, Randall 'Tex' Cobb, Gary Graham, Wolf Kahler, Thom Mathews ..
Directed by: Lee H. Katzin
Release date: 1987-03-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : The Witching of Ben Wagner

The Witching of Ben Wagner

6.1/10 IMDB

A new family moves into town and their son, Ben, meets a mysterious girl named Regina, who is rumoured to be a witch.

Starring: Justin Gocke, Bettina Rae, Sam Bottoms, Harriet Hall, Sylvia Sidney, Elizabeth Shumway, Jamie Ballard ..
Directed by: Paul Annett
Release date: 1987-01-01

Hard Ticket to Hawaii

5.0/10 IMDB

A Molokai-based civilian pilot and an undercover DEA agent intercept a delivery of diamonds intended for druglord Seth Romero. Seth, his henchmen, and other island undesirables launch a full-scale assault on the duo. If they're going to survive, they'll need the help of agent Rowdy Abilene and his partner/kickboxing expert Jade.

Starring: Ronn Moss, Dona Speir, Hope Marie Carlton, Harold Diamond, Rodrigo Obregón, Cynthia Brimhall, Patty Duffek, Wolf Larson, Lorien Green, Rustam Branaman ..
Directed by: Andy Sidaris
Release date: 1987-03-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : El último túnel

El último túnel

6.2/10 IMDB

Mexico's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1988

Directed by: Servando González
Release date: 1987-12-24
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Legend of the White Horse

Legend of the White Horse

4.7/10 IMDB

A satire of Cold war politics, where Red bureaucrats meet U.S. corporate greed - and a witch and a dragon.

Starring: Christopher Lloyd, Dee Wallace, Allison Balson, Soon-Tek Oh, Christopher Stone, Luke Askew ..
Directed by: Jerzy Domaradzki, Janusz Morgenstern
Release date: 1987-07-13

Jaws: The Revenge

3.0/10 IMDB

After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.

Starring: Lorraine Gary, Lance Guest, Mario Van Peebles, Michael Caine, Karen Young, Judith Barsi, Lynn Whitfield, Mitchell Anderson, Jay Mello, Cedric Scott ..
Directed by: Joseph Sargent
Release date: 1987-07-17
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Initiation


5.3/10 IMDB

After the death of his mother, teenage Danny visits his father Matt Malloy on a lonesome farm in Australia, where he lives with a girlfriend and her daughter Stevie. The farm has been going bad lately, so Matt starts smuggling Marijuana for a drug connection. When Danny joins him on one of his flights, the two-seater crashes in the middle of nowhere. Since his father is wounded, he has to conquer the jungle alone in search for help.

Starring: Bruno Lawrence, Rodney Harvey, Miranda Otto, Arna-Maria Winchester, Bobby Smith, Tony Barry, Luciano Catenacci ..
Directed by: Michael Pearce
Release date: 1987-06-20
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Crystalstone


5.5/10 IMDB

Deserted by their father and with their mother dead, nine-year-old Pablo and his little sister Maria refuse to be separated from each other by their caretaker aunt. With a cross as their guide, they embark on a perilous, but ultimately rewarding adventure in search of a mystical gem that holds the key to happiness. They escape the fearsome metal hook of a pirate and are helped by a delightfully drunken Captain in their quest for the magic stone.

Starring: Frank Grimes, Kamlesh Gupta, Laura Goodwin, Edward Kelsey, Sydney Bromley, Patricia Conti, Helen Ryan, Terence Bayler, Ann Way, Brigit Forsyth ..
Directed by: Antonio Peláez
Release date: 1987-04-01

Made in U.S.A.

5.3/10 IMDB

Two men from Pennsylvania give up hope in their small run down coal mining town, and head off in search of the beaches of California. The two steal cars as they travel across the USA and are joined by a wild young woman.

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Chris Penn, Lori Singer, Judith Baldwin, Jacqueline Murphy, Marji Martin, Tiny Wells, Frank Beddor, Dean Paul Martin ..
Directed by: Ken Friedman
Release date: 1987-05-14

Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity

4.4/10 IMDB

Lovely and resourceful Daria and Tisa escape a space gulag only to crash land on a nearby world where a guy in tight pants named Zed is playing The Most Dangerous Game. Zed turns the girls and another guest loose in his jungle preserve to serve as the prey in a mad hunt. Armed only with knives and their wits, the girls must battle their way across the jungle to a hidden arms cache before Zed catches and kills them.

Starring: Elizabeth Kaitan, Cindy Beal, Don Scribner, Brinke Stevens, Carl Horner, Mike Cooper, Sheila White ..
Directed by: Ken Dixon
Release date: 1987-09-18
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Alice Through the Looking Glass

Alice Through the Looking Glass

5.5/10 IMDB

Young Alice returns to Wonderland and is on her way to be crowned Queen, but she must dare to cross Chessland first. On her exciting journey, she encounters a magical jester, the feared Jabberwocky, Humpty Dumpty, Tiger Lily, and Tweedledum and Tweedledee.

Starring: Janet Waldo, Phyllis Diller, Mr. T, Jonathan Winters, Booker Bradshaw, Townsend Coleman, Clive Revill, Hal Smith, George Gobel, Alan Young ..
Directed by: Andrea Bresciani, Ryszard S?apczy?ski
Release date: 1987-01-01

Treasure of the Ninja

6.6/10 IMDB

William Lee wrote, produced, directed and starred in this film, which concerns a secret agent guiding an adventurous female professor on a search for the Treasure of the Ninja.

Starring: William Lee, Kal Johnson, Constance Lester, Mark Ogden, Sue Davidson, Paris Combs, James Wiley, Gary Burton, Michelle Hazlett, Judy Cramer ..
Directed by: William Lee
Release date: 1987-10-04
Best Adventure Movies of 1987 : Bigfoot


4.9/10 IMDB

A family goes to the mountains for a few days, and there they meet... Bigfoot!

Starring: James Sloyan, Gracie Harrison, Joseph Maher, Adam Carl, Candace Cameron Bure, Bernard White, Colleen Dewhurst, Dawan Scott, Jerry Chambers, Timothy Brown ..
Directed by: Danny Huston
Release date: 1987-03-08

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